Dr Jo Clement is a writer, editor, interdisciplinary artist and educator.
A New Writing North award-winner, her poems have been shortlisted for the Bridport, Melita Hume and Troubadour International prizes.
Jo’s Ph.D. thesis ‘Moveable Type’ explores her British Gypsy ethnicity through the visual art of eighteenth-century wood engraver Thomas Bewick. The practice-led study produced a new collection of poems and was awarded an inaugural AHRC Northern Bridge scholarship.
She is Managing Editor of Butcher's Dog, an independent poetry magazine published in North East England. Her two illustrated poetry pamphlets Outlandish and Moveable Type are published by New Writing North and funded by Arts Council England.